SUNRISE VS SUNSET | PLANNING YOUR HAWAII PHOTO SESSION You wanna book your couples or family session! Yay! For ideal lighting, I always suggest shooting during “golden hour” which is the hour immediately following sunrise, or the hour leading up to sunset. In Hawaii, it’ll vary by time of year but in the summer, sunrise […]

Sunrise vs sunset? What time of day should we do our session?

couples, for clients

GETAWAY IN SCOTTSDALE | ARIZONA TRAVEL GUIDE Just outside of Pheonix, the smaller suburb of Scottsdale is a dessert gem! Though I live in Hawaii, I spent winter of 2021/2022 in my hometown in Minnesota, and after 2+ months of frigid temps, I needed a quick and easy warm-weather pick-me-up. Scottsdale was a great place […]

Getaway in Scottsdale, Arizona

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Hawaii is so much more than just pretty beaches! Of course, we have literally have hundreds of those, and I can recommend the best spots for photography, but if you want to do something a little bit different, or an addition to the more traditional beach backdrop, here are some unique Oahu elopement ideas: 1. […]

Unique Ideas for your Oahu Elopement

elopements, for clients

I’m so in love with Fiona and Jimmy’s incredible Oahu sunrise elopement! This Chicago couple (who met abroad in Singapore!) had to alter their original wedding plans due to Covid, and though they still legally married, they never got a chance to get their dream photos. They decided to get all dressed up and finally […]

Makapu’u sunrise elopement with Fiona & Jimmy

elopements